Jacqueline graduated from the Glasgow School of Art in 1986 with a BA Honours in Fine Art. Following graduation, Jacqueline decided to pursue a career in nursing. Throughout this time Jacqueline maintained her love of drawing and painting and from time to time would accept commissions. In 2003, Jacqueline left nursing to concentrate on her art.
Jacqueline currently creates her art in a large, naturally lit studio attached to her home, which sits on the edge of the Clyde Valley.